The flag of Tunisia was officially adopted in 1835. It features the crescent and star of Islam on a field of red - a color taken from the ancient flag of Turkey.
Larger Tunisia flag
Tunisia Coat of Arms:
The Tunisian coat of arms is composed of a shield which features a ship, a lion holding a sword and a scale.
The ship is representative of freedom, the lion for order, and the scale symbolizes justice.
|Land Area||155,360 km2|
|Water Area||8,250 km2|
|Total Area||163,610km2 (#91)|
|Government Type||Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$131.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$11,700|